May in Maui on May 3, 2015 – Mark your calendar!

May in Maui logo finalMAY in MAUI, the spring fundraiser hosted by the Bucks County Chapter of Fox Chase Cancer Center’s Board of Associates, will be held on Sunday May 3, 2015 from 4-7 pm at HollyHedge Estate in Solebury, Pa.  All proceeds will benefit cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center.

hawaiian-hula-dancerEnjoy live music, an open bar, hors d’oeuvres and  a sit down dinner in a festive Hawaiian atmosphere.  The wonderful Hawaiian-themed food menu can be viewed here including the dinner choices available for selection upon ticket purchase.   We welcome you to join us at this lovely property where we will provide a fun and enjoyable experience to raise much-needed funds for cancer research.  This event’s special pledge is focused on lung cancer which is responsible for 1 of every 5 cancer deaths (please see How Your Dollars Help Cancer Research at the Fox Chase Cancer Center for more information).  Invitations to this event will be mailed in late March.  To be included in the mail list,  please send your contact info to bccfccc@gmail.com.

PURCHASE TICKETS NOW to this limited seating event.

maui 2 2004 213We would be honored if you would consider becoming one of our sponsors for May in Maui.  Since our inception over 25 years ago, the Bucks County Chapter of Fox Chase Cancer Center has raised more than $3 million dollars for cancer research thanks to our wonderful donors and sponsors. Because we are an all volunteer organization, 100% of the proceeds raised from this event is donated towards cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center.  Supporting this event is one of the best uses of your giving dollars. Your participation is even more important now due to the dramatic reduction in government funding for cancer research.  If you are interested in participating as a sponsor in this high profile event, please see Sponsorships to review the available sponsorship levels, benefits and mail-in sponsorship form.  Or you can purchase a sponsorship on-line by clicking here.  If you have questions or need more  sponsorship information, please send an email to bccfccc@gmail.com.

We thank the generosity of our growing list of sponsors and advertisers below for making May in Maui possible and supporting research for curing cancer.  Please click on the sponsor active links below to view their wonderful businesses deserving of your patronage:

Event Sponsors:

Cathie & Pete Getchell

Lauren & Don Morel

Media Sponsor: Bucks County Herald

Michael and Jean Fowler

Lou & Carol DellaPenna

Sydney and Sharon Martin

Frances Finkle

R. Reginald & Betty Ann Bishop

Millham Companies, Inc.

Fulton Bank

Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners

MileStone Bank

Penn Color, Inc.

Penn Valley Gas, Inc.

Monument Bank

Lisa James Otto

Adelina Riggione

Joe & Jennifer Riggione, III

Lee & Ginny Beyer

Rhea and Jim Brown are sponsors

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In 2014 the Bucks County Board of Associates Raised $293,000 for Fox Chase Cancer Center research

BCC2014donationPresentationThanks to the dedication and efforts by Bucks County and surrounding community residents, the Bucks County Board of Associates raised $293,000 in fiscal year 2014 for Fox Chase Cancer Center research following the $295,000 raised in fiscal year 2013.  These funds were raised through the contributions from event sponsors and contributors, event participation, and individual donations from Bucks County residents.  The Bucks County Board of Associates fund raising for cancer research has now surpassed $3,900,000 since the board was formed in the early 1980s.

More significant than the funds raised for cancer research are the Fox Chase research achievements resulting from the funding.  To read about compelling research achievements supported by your funding, please see the Bucks County Chapter’s letter to our supporters overviewing a few of the achievements.  Also see Dr. M. O’Reilly’s more detailed description of those achievements.

 

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